DIY PROJECTS/BEES

Hanging Around the Garden

French, rusty, metal garden sign at Sensible Gardening and Living

Every good garden, just like every good home, should have some things hanging around. Inside we hang up pictures, rugs, wall hangings, photos, fabric and so on, so why not in the garden too. It’s when we add these little touches that a space, whether inside or out develops it’s own character and personal style. I’m always on the look-out…

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GARDEN IDEAS

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My garden group, The Garden Charmers joined forces to talk about some of our gardening experiences over the 2013 season. Every season has its triumps, failures and challenges. By sharing stories we sometimes discover new solutions to old problems. Join us here:  Garden Review 2013 /  Good, Bad and Beautiful Hope you enjoy our stories.

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Garden Reflections for 2013

Petunia at Sensible Gardening and Living

At the end of every gardening year it’s a good idea to take stalk of what happened and how you feel about your gardening endeavors. Taking loads of pictures throughout the season is a a really good way to help jog your memory in the winter. When I reflect on my garden experience this year a few things jump out at…

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Gardening Tips and Tricks

Garden Tips with Sensible Gardening and Living

Joined together again with my pals, The Garden Charmers. We shared some of our favorite gardening tips and tricks. There is always something new to learn in gardening and always ideas to help make things easier or interesting! Visit us at:  http://thegardeningcook.com/the-garden-charmers-trick-and-tips/ You’ll also see why I called my blog Sensible Gardening and Living. I have 10 tips for being…

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Petunia’s Boyfriend

Deer at Sensible Gardening and Living

We have so many deer around here in our garden that we are starting to name them. One small female , who we are sure is pregnant, has eaten all my petunias so aptly we have named her Petunia. Petunia also has a very handsome boyfriend that stays by her side a lot of the time. I’m not quite sure…

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